Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Dynamics AX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics AX over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 438 549 618
Rank change year-on-year +111 +69 -40
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 1172 836 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.69% 0.47% 0.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.07% 6.85% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 941 712 769
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Dynamics AX is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 12928 12213 13823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 7.62% 6.85% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9262 9365 10968
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.99% +1.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in England

Dynamics AX
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in England.

Salary trend for Dynamics AX in England

Dynamics AX
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Dynamics AX in England

Dynamics AX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +163 520 £60,000 +9.09% 61
North of England +80 189 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Midlands +18 147 £47,500 +11.76% 18
South East +18 139 £50,000 -9.09% 12
North West +27 100 £60,000 +21.83% 4
East Midlands +68 84 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Yorkshire +59 74 £50,000 +14.94% 6
South West +40 62 £45,000 +5.88% 7
West Midlands -28 61 £50,000 +15.61% 11
East of England +30 55 £50,000 -4.76% 4
North East +19 15 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Dynamics AX
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Dynamics AX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 930 (79.35%) Microsoft
2 628 (53.58%) ERP
3 419 (35.75%) Finance
4 286 (24.40%) SQL
5 270 (23.04%) Dynamics 365
6 245 (20.90%) CRM
7 236 (20.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 214 (18.26%) X++
9 197 (16.81%) SQL Server
10 196 (16.72%) Dynamics NAV
11 190 (16.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 167 (14.25%) Retail
13 165 (14.08%) Advertising
14 163 (13.91%) JD Edwards
15 154 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
16 152 (12.97%) Project Management
17 151 (12.88%) Manufacturing
18 143 (12.20%) SAP
19 135 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
20 134 (11.43%) Oracle
21 127 (10.84%) .NET
22 112 (9.56%) Sage
23 104 (8.87%) Logistics
23 104 (8.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 103 (8.79%) Coaching
25 94 (8.02%) Degree
26 86 (7.34%) NetSuite
27 85 (7.25%) Infor
27 85 (7.25%) Business Analysis
28 82 (7.00%) Epicor

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (5.03%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (0.94%) IIS
4 10 (0.85%) Skype for Business
5 7 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.51%) Apache
6 6 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.43%) CMS
7 5 (0.43%) JBoss
7 5 (0.43%) Jetty
7 5 (0.43%) Mule
7 5 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.43%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.26%) Confluence
8 3 (0.26%) Drupal
8 3 (0.26%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (0.17%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.085%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.085%) Umbraco
Applications
1 51 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.26%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.085%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 236 (20.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 196 (16.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 86 (7.34%) NetSuite
4 36 (3.07%) Dynamics GP
5 33 (2.82%) Unit4 Business World
6 29 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
7 28 (2.39%) Oracle EBS R12
8 18 (1.54%) Dynamics SL
9 16 (1.37%) SAP Business One
10 11 (0.94%) BPCS
11 10 (0.85%) assyst
12 6 (0.51%) Sage 200
13 5 (0.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
14 4 (0.34%) Infor SunSystems
14 4 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
15 3 (0.26%) Infor M3
15 3 (0.26%) Lawson
15 3 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 3 (0.26%) Pegasus Opera
15 3 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 270 (23.04%) Dynamics 365
2 70 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.16%) Office 365
4 28 (2.39%) FinancialForce
5 25 (2.13%) SaaS
6 13 (1.11%) IaaS
7 7 (0.60%) Taleo
8 6 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.51%) PaaS
9 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.43%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 4 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.26%) Boomi
11 3 (0.26%) CodePlex
11 3 (0.26%) SoftLayer
12 2 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.085%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.085%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.085%) Bluemix
13 1 (0.085%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.19%) Firewall
2 8 (0.68%) WAN
3 7 (0.60%) DNS
3 7 (0.60%) Skype
4 6 (0.51%) DHCP
4 6 (0.51%) Internet
4 6 (0.51%) VPN
5 5 (0.43%) Network Security
6 4 (0.34%) VoIP
7 3 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (0.26%) SAN
7 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.26%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.17%) Extranet
8 2 (0.17%) Intranet
8 2 (0.17%) Wireless
9 1 (0.085%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.085%) LAN
9 1 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 190 (16.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (8.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (6.91%) Power BI
5 55 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (2.39%) Oracle Database
6 28 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 28 (2.39%) SAP HANA
7 22 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (0.94%) Relational Database
12 10 (0.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.51%) MySQL
15 6 (0.51%) QlikView
15 6 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 75 (6.40%) Visual Studio
2 32 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (2.47%) MorphX
4 27 (2.30%) SoapUI
5 11 (0.94%) Selenium
6 6 (0.51%) JIRA
7 5 (0.43%) Hudson
7 5 (0.43%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.43%) Maven
7 5 (0.43%) Subversion
8 4 (0.34%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.26%) JMeter
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.085%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.085%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 419 (35.75%) Finance
2 167 (14.25%) Retail
3 165 (14.08%) Advertising
4 151 (12.88%) Manufacturing
5 23 (1.96%) Banking
6 17 (1.45%) General Ledger
7 16 (1.37%) Back Office
7 16 (1.37%) Marketing
8 11 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (0.77%) Billing
9 9 (0.77%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.68%) Legal
11 2 (0.17%) Automotive
11 2 (0.17%) Electronics
11 2 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.085%) French Language
12 1 (0.085%) Games
12 1 (0.085%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.085%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 282 (24.06%) Consultant
2 259 (22.10%) Analyst
3 225 (19.20%) Developer
4 179 (15.27%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 161 (13.74%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 106 (9.04%) Project Manager
7 85 (7.25%) Business Analyst
8 69 (5.89%) Support Analyst
9 62 (5.29%) Architect
9 62 (5.29%) Functional Consultant
10 60 (5.12%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
11 57 (4.86%) Microsoft Consultant
12 47 (4.01%) ERP Manager
13 44 (3.75%) Microsoft Developer
14 36 (3.07%) Applications Support
15 34 (2.90%) Senior Consultant
16 33 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 33 (2.82%) Senior Developer
17 30 (2.56%) Dynamics AX Architect
18 29 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (10.84%) .NET
2 38 (3.24%) Web Services
3 29 (2.47%) SOAP
4 25 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 22 (1.88%) EDI
6 19 (1.62%) HTML
7 17 (1.45%) CSS
8 11 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (0.68%) jQuery
9 8 (0.68%) RESTful
10 6 (0.51%) AppFabric
10 6 (0.51%) COM
10 6 (0.51%) XML
11 5 (0.43%) Ajax
11 5 (0.43%) Hibernate
11 5 (0.43%) J2EE
11 5 (0.43%) Node.js
11 5 (0.43%) Spring
12 4 (0.34%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.34%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 20 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.28%) Driving Licence
7 14 (1.19%) FMCG
8 13 (1.11%) Virtual Team
9 10 (0.85%) Data Structures
9 10 (0.85%) EPoS
9 10 (0.85%) Private Cloud
10 9 (0.77%) User Experience
11 7 (0.60%) AS400
12 6 (0.51%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.34%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.34%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.26%) Clustering
14 3 (0.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 65 (5.55%) Windows
2 29 (2.47%) Windows Server
3 17 (1.45%) Windows 10
4 13 (1.11%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.60%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.43%) Linux
8 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.085%) Android
10 1 (0.085%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.085%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.085%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 628 (53.58%) ERP
2 245 (20.90%) CRM
3 154 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
4 152 (12.97%) Project Management
5 135 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (8.87%) Logistics
7 103 (8.79%) Coaching
8 85 (7.25%) Business Analysis
9 76 (6.48%) Presales
10 70 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 56 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 53 (4.52%) Test Scripting
13 52 (4.44%) Time Management
14 51 (4.35%) Migration
15 50 (4.27%) ITIL
16 46 (3.92%) Change Management
17 45 (3.84%) E-Commerce
18 37 (3.16%) SDLC
19 33 (2.82%) Service Delivery
20 32 (2.73%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 286 (24.40%) SQL
2 214 (18.26%) X++
3 82 (7.00%) C#
4 39 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 29 (2.47%) C++
6 23 (1.96%) Java
7 21 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 20 (1.71%) PowerShell
8 20 (1.71%) VB
9 12 (1.02%) C
10 4 (0.34%) PHP
10 4 (0.34%) R
10 4 (0.34%) RPG
10 4 (0.34%) VBA
11 3 (0.26%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.17%) VB6
13 1 (0.085%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.085%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.085%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.085%) XPath
Qualifications
1 94 (8.02%) Degree
2 65 (5.55%) ACCA
3 54 (4.61%) CIMA
4 38 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.79%) ISEB
6 19 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.85%) PMP
8 7 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (0.60%) MCSE
9 6 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.26%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.26%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.26%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.17%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.17%) MCITP
12 2 (0.17%) MCTS
12 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.58%) PMO
2 41 (3.50%) QA
3 14 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.11%) SLA
5 2 (0.17%) GDPR
6 1 (0.085%) COBIT
6 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.085%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.085%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (0.51%) SCCM
2 3 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (0.26%) SCOM
2 3 (0.26%) WSUS
3 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.085%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 930 (79.35%) Microsoft
2 163 (13.91%) JD Edwards
3 143 (12.20%) SAP
4 134 (11.43%) Oracle
5 112 (9.56%) Sage
6 85 (7.25%) Infor
7 82 (7.00%) Epicor
8 45 (3.84%) IFS
9 42 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (2.39%) Xero
11 18 (1.54%) Cognizant
12 15 (1.28%) Citrix
13 14 (1.19%) TOWER Software
14 9 (0.77%) VMware
15 7 (0.60%) Cisco
16 6 (0.51%) Dell
16 6 (0.51%) Remedy
16 6 (0.51%) ServiceNow
16 6 (0.51%) Workday
17 5 (0.43%) CODA